Making screenplays fit into the format that they are supposed to be in can be a real pain to try to do with Microsoft Word. Its no big deal for the big dogs, they surely just have their assistant take care of it.
But what about the aspiring playwright who can’t afford to outsource it and doesn’t have an assistant yet? Up until now, he was out of luck. But now with the advent of PlotBot.com a screenwriter can just type in the info and the website will arrange it an put it in order for them. No downloads, no software, nothing. Simply type in the text and it gets formatted; another interesting feature the site offer is collaboration, a screenwriter can invite his or her friends to the site to assist in adding to or editing the content online.
PlotBot.com In Their Own Words
Write Screenplays Online. Together.Plotbot is online screenwriting software. You can write with as many or as few people as you like, all from your browser. No installation, it’s free, and it’s easy to use!
You can create private projects to work alone or with invited friends, or you can create public projects to find new friends. All changes are tracked to each writer, and you can revert to prior versions at any time.
We handle all of the formatting—you just click the text to edit and write, easy as pie.
Why PlotBot.com It Might Be A Killer
This will be unbelievably useful for the newbie who doesn’t know how to format screenplays and for those who have more than one contributor so that can all simultaneously work on different parts for seperate locations yet still have it post to be visible to all parties.
Some Questions About PlotBot.com
The site is free to use and doesn’t yet have any advertising at all. If the site gets popular enough to warrant some good advertising money, then they might be in business, but until then, they don’t seem to be very profitable.